That’s one debt-ridden print newspaper company spending $316 million for a bunch of other ad revenue challenged newspapers.
Meanwhile, in the digital world, Canadians are about to reach a mobile milestone. We now spend 49% of our time online on mobile devices. It won’t be long until our screen time on tablets and phones exceeds that of laptops and desktops.
And as free digital access to news and music increases, 2014 may mark the first year when only one US released album – Disney’s Frozen movie sound track – has gone platinum by selling more than a million copies.